SCA19 The Absent One

MA15 115 mins

About the film

Release Date: Jul 18, 2019
Director: Mikkel Norgaard
Actors: Fares Fares, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Pilou Asbæk
In this second, even more successful adaptation of the Department Q series, Mikkel Norgaard returns to direct this taut story which alternates deftly between past and present. Morck (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) and his colleague, Assad (Fares Fares), run the cold-case division of the Copenhagen police. After a desperate appeal to Morck about an unsolved killing, the detective pair undertake a twisted mission to discover what really happened in the 1990s at one of the country’s poshest boarding schools.
“A stylish and strongly acted Nordic noir mystery." HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

WINNER: Best Supporting Actor – Robert Awards (Denmark) 2015

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